Seafood expo bolsters Vietnamese exports to US market Business

Seafood expo bolsters Vietnamese exports to US market

Fifteen Vietnamese seafood exporters attended the Seafood Expo North America and Seafood Processing North America, the largest of its kind show in the North America, from March 17-19 to seek new partners and expand export markets.
Middle East- potential market for Vietnamese seafood Business

Middle East- potential market for Vietnamese seafood

he Middle East has recently been touted as a potential market for Vietnamese seafood exporters due to its rising demand for seafood products, high payment ability, and les strict product standards as compared to the EU, the US and Japan.
Challenges still ahead for Vietnamese seafood exporters Business

Challenges still ahead for Vietnamese seafood exporters

Despite rosy export growth in the first seven months, Vietnamese enterprises still face a line-up of hurdles in the remaining months of the year, including input material quantity and quality and barriers from import markets, heard a conference in Ho Chi Minh City on August 28.
Shrimp exports to Republic of Korea to rise Business

Shrimp exports to Republic of Korea to rise

Exports of Vietnamese seafood products to the Republic of Korea are expected to increase strongly this year thanks to the free trade agreement between the two countries that took effect last December.
Food safety vital to win EU market Business

Food safety vital to win EU market

The door to the 28-member European Union will open wider once the Vietnam-EU free trade agreement comes to life, as long as Vietnamese seafood exporters ensure food hygiene and safety, the Thoi bao Kinh te Viet Nam (Vietnam Economic Times) reported.
Trade deficit reaches 3 billion USD Business

Trade deficit reaches 3 billion USD

The total merchandise export turnover was recorded at 63.2 billion USD in the first five months of this year, an increase of 7.3 percent over last year's figure.

Meanwhile, the total import turnover reached 66.2 billion USD, recording an increase of 15.8 percent from last year.
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VN set to reach farm export target

Vietnam 's agricultural, forestry and fishery industry has overcome both production and business challenges to reach its export value target for the year, experts have said.
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VASEP decries tariffs on tra fish

The anti-dumping tariffs imposed on tra fish exported from Vietnam to the American market from August 2008 to July 2009 were not reasonable, said the Vietnam Association of Seafood Exporters and Producers (VASEP) vice chairman, Nguyen Huu Dung.
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US market regains appetite for Vietnam’s “Tra” fish

The United States continues to be Vietnam’s key importer of “Tra” fish with purchases worth 15.5 million USD in October alone, up 2.5 folds from a year ago, according to statistics by Vietnam’s Association of Seafood Exporters and Processors (VASEP).